Defence Minister commiserates with Zamfara people over meningitis outbreak
Posted by News Express | 18 April 2017 | 1,193 times
•Defence Minister Mansur Dan-Ali.
Minister of Defence Mansur Muhammad Dan-Ali has commended the efforts of the Zamfara State Government in tackling the cerebrospinal meningitis that recently ravaged some parts of the state.
The Defence Minister, who was on a visit to the Zamfara State Government House in Gusau, also prayed to Almighty Allah to grant the lives lost an eternal rest and speedy recovery to those rendered sick by the epidemic. He also assured the state government of his continuous support for the development of the state.
The Minister used the opportunity to solicit for support and cooperation from Zamfara people towards the success of President Muhamadu Buhari’s administration.
In his response, the Acting Governor of Zamfara State, Ma’am Ibrahim Wakkala Muhammad, thanked the Defence Minister for the sympathy visit and for sending a medical team, along with vaccines to the state to assist with the fight against meningitis.